Arts and Culture
Salival, Tool tribute band
@ Spiritbar, Friday, June 3
Salival was a limited edition box set in CD/DVD formats released in 2000 by American rock band Tool.
Full Metal Basket - exhibition opening
@ Oxygen Art Centre, Friday, June 3, 7 p.m.
320 Vernon St, alley entrance, oxygenartcentre.org
By Fiona Brown
Born-and-raised Nakusp artist Kate Tupper opens her latest exhibition, Full Metal Basket, at Oxygen Art...
The Art of Bellydance Workshop
@ Trillium Studio at the Old South Slocan Schoolhouse across from the Dam Inn
- Sunday, June 5, 10 am – 1 pm; cost $25 +tax
Come explore the exciting and fun art of Bellydance.
This workshop covers fundamental moves which are integral in any style of...
If the weather hasn’t been completely uplifting these days, perhaps an evening featuring local fine arts students and their skills is just what the doctor ordered. If that is the case, then you are in luck, because on Thursday June 2 RSS art, drama, dance, and music students—along with the odd MacLean student--will be showcasing their talents at the RSS auditorium.
White Lightning Blues Band
@ The Royal on Baker, Thursday, June 2, 7:30 p.m.
- Tickets: $10 or by donation. Phone 505-5580.
The White Lightning Blues Band is holding a fundraiser for access to dental care for a local artist.
This night will feature a silent auction, art by Tsuki and music...
Tickets for the largest music festival in the West Kootenay region are sold out.
The 2011 Shambhala Music Festival has sold out in record time. Online tickets sold out on May 12, with authorized ticket stores selling out over the course of the following 15 days.
The last store with...
Upstairs at Wah Lee’s
@ Touchstones Nelson, Gallery B, June 4 to Aug. 21
- Opening reception: Friday, June 17, 7-9 pm
A new exhibit at Touchstones Nelson, Upstairs at Wah Lee’s, creates a remarkable and intimate portrait of life in the small frontier town of Quesnel....
Butterflies and Butterfly Gardening in the Pacific Northwest
@ Otter Books, Saturday, June 4, 1-4 p.m.
- Book signing by author Mary Kate Woodward
Otter Books on Baker Street is hosting a book-signing event this Saturday as author Mary Kate Woodward will be at the bookstore with her book Butterflies and Butterfly...
By Fiona Brown
Born-and-raised Nakusp artist Kate Tupper opens her latest exhibition, Full Metal Basket, at Oxygen Art Centre this Friday (7 p.m.).
Kate is a female tradesperson – a welder and fabricator – and a mother who tells her story in the weaving of her metal baskets.
“I have built a...
Beauty and the Beast by Mount Sentinel Drama
@ The Capitol Theatre, Thursday, June 2 to Saturday, June 4
- Tickets: adult, $12; students and seniors, $10.
It’s a classic story done in a classic style.
Mount Sentinel Secondary School drama department is hosting a three-day presentation of...